Yearly Archives: 2012

Review of Poetic Politic: A Sàn Art Exhibition

Closing this week is Poetic Politic, a group exhibition of contemporary photography, videos, and documentaries from Vietnam and Cambodia, curated by Zoe Butt. This...

In the Diaspora: November 2012

What happened in November 2012: news and events relating to Vietnamese in Vietnam and around the world. Việt Kiều in the news • In Orange County,...

Vietnam in Bits and Pieces—Danh Vo and his Fragmented Biography

What do Henry Kissinger, the Hotel Majestic, and Jean-Théophane Vénard have in common? Danh Vo's here to show us. Berlin-based conceptual artist Vo was born...

Khanh Ho: Confessions of a Mormon Part II

 Khanh Ho is a featured columnist interested in documenting all things forgotten:  the mental dust bunnies underneath the bookshelf of the mind.  This essay is...

Asiatische Deutsche – Vietnamesische Diaspora and Beyond [Asian Germans: Vietnamese Diaspora and Beyond]

Recently, there’s been a wave of new critical work on Vietnamese and Vietnamese diasporic literature, culture, and the refugee/immigrant experience. Here is a preview...

101 Changemakers: Rebels and Radicals Who Changed US History

Another book for the radar, this time written for our youth. The title says it all, including some well-known and not-so-well-known Asian Americans such...